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Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR)

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Jackson Count Health & Human Services

140 South Holly Street

Medford, OR 97501

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Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk: AMSR is a 1-day training for mental health professionals, including:


  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Counselor
  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrists


Participants will gain knowledge in the following core competencies:

 Managing one’s own reactions to suicide
 Reconciling the difference and potential conflict between a clinician’s goal to prevent suicide and a client’s goal to eliminate psychological pain through suicide
 Maintaining a collaborative, non-adversarial stance
 Eliciting suicide ideation, behavior, and plans
 Making a clinical judgment of the risk that a client will attempt or complete suicide
 Collaboratively developing an emergency plan
 Developing a written treatment and services plan that addresses a client’s immediate, acute, and continuing suicide ideation and risk for suicide
 Developing policies and procedures for following clients closely
 Implementing the principles of crisis management

6.5 continuing education credits are available from NASW, NBcc, APA and Continuing Medical Education Credits (CME's). Assessing & Managing Suicide Risk: Core Competencies for Mental Health Professionals meets providers' need for research-informed, skills-based training. This in depth training will teach or reinforce providers abilities to assess, treat, and manage suicidal patients or clients.

Training will take place in the upstairs conference center in the Health & Human Services facility.

This workshop is being offered at a discounted rate: cost per participant to offer this training is $115!

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